|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1927|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 2010|
Aaron Rufus Cash, 82, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, February 18, 2010.
He was born December 9, 1927, in Gainesville, Ga.
Aaron had been a member of Highland Park Baptist Church for 42 years, where he had served in the Prison Ministry and Nursing Home Ministry of the Church. A devoted husband and father, he was a veteran of the Korean War, attended Tennessee Temple Bible college and was retired from Roper Corp.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rufus and Lou Ella Cash; his brothers, Frank Cash, Carl Cash; his sisters, Mary Louise Cash, Irma Cash, Grace Cash, Lillian Cantrell; and great-grandson, Aaron Lee Blackwell.
Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Bonnie Moore Cash; two daughters, Angela (Randy) Ellis, of Chattanooga, Joy (Oscar) Payne, of Louisville, Ky.; son, Anthony Cash, of Chattanooga; two sisters, Ruth Brownlow, of Gainesville, and Francis Vernon, of Atlanta; three grandsons, Tyler (Samantha) Blackwell of Louisville, Ky., and Garrett and Grant Ellis, of Chattanooga; two granddaughters, Nina (Jeremy) McDougal, of Chattanooga, and Lauren Ellis, of Chattanooga; four great-grandchildren, Courtney Blackwell, Aidan Blackwell, Abigail McDougal and Bentley McDougal, and soon to be Adrianna Hope Blackwell; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Monday, February 22, 2010, at Chattanooga National Cemetery with Rev. Lloyd Workman officiating.
Visitation will be Monday from 9-9:45 a.m. at the funeral home.
Arrangements are J. Avery Bryan Funeral Home, 1914 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, TN (corner of McCallie Avenue and Beech Street).
Chattanooga National Cemetery
Plot: DD-1 #608
Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48415302